Definition Of reverent


feeling or showing deep and solemn respect.

a reverent silence

Example Of reverent

  • A reverent quiet settled upon the nation, and the election passed off entirely peacefully…

  • Actors follow the set's mimicry, all meticulously reverent without adding a jot of originality to their filmic templates.

  • After a hectic day of bickering and money-making, the gang reverently enters an elaborate boardroom where Trump presides.

  • As he got older and his reviews got more reverent , the films tended to get less interesting, though watching him was almost always a pleasure.

  • But the need to break clear from the suffocation of reverent togetherness is not just a matter of philosophical self-respect.

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